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Does your neck need a rejuvenating treatment to address the issue of too much fat in the throat region? If you live in greater Lexington, Louisville, Georgetown, or the surrounding communities of Kentucky, Dr. Jared Nimtz of Commonwealth Plastic Surgery offers neck liposuction to help restore your youthful appearance. Contact us today to set up your neck liposuction consultation.

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Neck Lift Case 89 Before & After View #1 | Lexington & London, KY | Commonwealth Plastic Surgery
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Case #89

This woman in her mid forties from Lexington wished to restore volume to her cheeks, under eyes, and lips. She liked the idea of skin tightening without the need for a larger incision.  Dr. Nimtz used Facial fat grafting paired with Liposuction of the neck and Renuvion to achieve a neck lift. Read More

Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.

WHAT IS NECK LIPOSUCTION?

Your neck can add to or detract from your appearance. The aging process and even genetics can cause fat to accumulate in the neck region, altering your profile and creating a double chin. Liposuction can help remove those fatty deposits so that your neck’s true shape can be revealed. Optimize your youthfulness by removing fat on your neck that isn’t responding to diet and exercise. Dr. Nimtz can help you with skillful neck liposuction.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF NECK LIPOSUCTION?

Eliminate excess fat from the area of your jaw, cheek zone, and neck. Neck liposuction can help you eradicate puffy jowls and too chubby cheeks, and it’s particularly effective at addressing fat accumulated in your neck area or under your chin. This fat, also called submental fat, or a double chin, can be addressed with neck liposuction. Your youthful neck and a fresh face will emerge, as your double chin evaporates, and fatty tissues accumulate below your jawline.

Dr. Jared Nimtz

Dr. Nimtz is a Lexington board-certified plastic surgeon who is highly skilled, experienced, and truly cares about his patients. Through a conservative, classic approach to surgery he provides natural-looking results that are attractive and proportionate.

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WHO’S AN IDEAL CANDIDATE?

Women and men of any age who are in good health and at or near their target weight can be good candidates for neck liposuction. This procedure corrects a variety of concerns, which commonly include:

  • Lack of definition between the chin and neck
  • A double chin (submental fat) due to genetic predisposition
  • An overly full neckline and jowls

Patients looking for a nonsurgical treatment for reducing a double chin might consider KYBELLA® injections instead of liposuction.

HOW IS THE PROCEDURE PERFORMED?

Neck liposuction is typically performed as an outpatient procedure using local anesthetic with intravenous sedation. After assuring your comfort, Dr. Nimtz will insert a thin tube called a cannula through tiny incisions inside your mouth (intraorally) or beneath your chin. He will then gently break up the fat with the cannula and suction it away while carefully sculpting and contouring the treatment area. Once he has achieved the desired contours, your incisions will be closed with sutures. You will likely be able to return home to begin your recovery a few hours after surgery.

CAN IT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER PROCEDURES?

Yes, Dr. Nimtz often performs neck liposuction to complement the results of other facial plastic surgery procedures, which commonly include:

  • Facelift surgery to rejuvenate the lower 2/3 of the face.
  • Neck lift surgery to tighten lax skin and correct vertical banding.
  • Chin augmentation to add definition to the jawline and balance your profile.
  • Facial fat transfer to restore volume to the cheeks, under the eyes, and to the temples.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO RECOVER FROM NECK LIPOSUCTION?

Patients are generally ready to return to work within a week or two following their neck liposuction procedure. After surgery, you will be asked to wear a special compression dressing for several days to minimize swelling and bruising. Dr. Nimtz will monitor your progress while you heal.

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HOW MUCH DOES NECK LIPOSUCTION COST?

The cost of neck liposuction varies depending on your specific needs, and the extent of treatment needed.  After your consultation with Dr. Nimtz, we will identify exactly what your neck liposuction procedure will cost, at which time we will give you an all-inclusive quote. We do offer CareCredit® as a financing option, and our office also accepts Visa, Master Card, American Express, and Discover as well as cash or personal checks.

Lose the unwanted fat on your neck with neck liposuction. Men and women of greater Lexington and Georgetown, as well as the surrounding communities of Kentucky, receive expert neck liposuction results from Dr. Jared Nimtz of Commonwealth Plastic Surgery. Contact us today to set up your consultation!